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A complicated meditation on manhood : In I'm Afraid of Men, writes Tara Henley, trans author Vivek Shraya embraces masculinity in order to let it go

Sep 22, 2018 - The Globe and Mail (Canada)

Storm clouds gather over the city of Vancouver, threatening a downpour, as the author, musician and visual artist Vivek Shraya peruses the stacks at Pulp Fiction on Main Street.

"My book was inspired by this," she says, picking up a copy of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's We Should All Be Feminists. "We're calling it 'single essay non-fiction' ... There's something about that book in particular - it's very accessible."

Shraya's latest outing, I'm Afraid of Men, is a similarly slim, access...